Tag Archives: Southern Europe

The Best Town to Stay in Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre, five picturesque villages located on the Ligurian Sea, and its surrounding hillside create the Cinque Terre National Park, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You guys, you guys, I loooooooved my visit to Cinque Terre. The poetic and salt scented harbors, colorful homes splashed into rocky hillsides, gourmet seafood dishes. All of these […]

Is Milan Worth Visiting? Absolutely!

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According to many travelers, Milan is one of … those controversial European destinations. What do I mean by “controversial”? As you research your trip to Italy, you’ll come across a lot of forum and blog posts suggesting that Milan is dull and skippable. The less time you spend in this industrial city, the better. For […]

6 (Short and Easy) Europe Backpacking Routes

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I love, love, love Europe so much. Why am I obsessed enough to constantly fly over the Atlantic Ocean despite me hating flying with a burning passion? Because I LOVE Europe. In my biased opinion, Europe is (without a doubt) the greatest playground in the world for solo travelers. Sometimes I don’t even know where […]

The 21 Best Places to Travel Alone in Europe

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Believe it or not, it’s actually tough to think of the best places to travel alone in Europe. Obviously, Europe is home to a wide variety of safe cities and towns and natural wonders that are all wonderful options for solo travelers. As you already know, I like returning to Europe time and time again since […]

Madrid Day Trips: Guide to Toledo, Segovia, and More!

In March, I took a wonderful solo trip to Madrid in Spain. Madrid has the honor of being Spain’s vibrant capital city, and therefore it has plenty of cool neighborhoods, museums, attractions, and restaurants that all appeal to solo travelers. Madrid is a great place to base yourself – without a doubt. However Madrid is also […]